Huge congratulations to Joe Cutler who won a BASCA British Composer Award last night in the ‘Contemporary Jazz Composition’ category. His piece Karembeu’s Guide to the Complete Defensive Midfielder was commissioned by Cheltenham Music Festival for the Emulsion Sinfonietta to premiere in 2015. The winning work will be performed again at Emulsion V on January 27th 2017 at the mac birmingham.
We are ecstatic to hear that Joe Cutler’s ‘Karembeu’s Guide to the Complete Defensive Midfielder’ has been shortlisted for a BASCA British Composer Award! The piece was commissioned by Cheltenham Music Festival for the Emulsion Sinfonietta and Food – Iain Ballamy & Thomas Strønen in 2015.
On Thursday 18th February Emulsion’s own Trish Clowes and Tom Harrison will be speaking at Output Belfast – Northern Ireland’s “largest ever one day music conference”. The conference is at the MAC in Belfast and runs from 10am-5pm, with Trish and Tom speaking to David Lyttle (of Lyte Records) from 1.30pm-2.30pm (just down the road at the Oh Yeah Music Centre). Full info here.
Tune in for our 2nd Live Stream on YouTube on Friday 12th February 2016, at 8pm, broadcasting on Trish Clowes’ YouTube channel! This stream will feature Trish on saxes, Lauren Sansom on jazzboe, Alex Munk on electric guitar and soprano (vocalist) Sarah Dacey from Juice Vocal Ensemble!
Here is our 1st stream from last year, featuring Percy Pursglove on trumpet, bassist Tom Farmer and Trish & Sarah.